IFAI asked for the names of “narcomilitantes” to be revealed (in Spanish)

Reforma, 9/28/2010

The Federal Institute of Access to Information (IFAI) on Tuesday revoked the 12-year ban that the Defense Ministry had put in place on the revelation of the names of military personnel sentenced for crimes related to drug trafficking, and ordered them to be made public.

With a vote of four in favor and one against, that of commissioner Sigrid Artz, the committee approved the request of a citizen who had asked for the names, levels, and date and place of detention, of personnel convicted for committing crimes related to organized crime in the past ten years.

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